Ewald died peacefully on October 10, 2003 at the age of 74 in the Vernon Hospice House. He is survived by his wife Nan and three children, Jeff (Laurien), Cathy (Terry), Pauline (Mike), and four grandchildren. Also survived by brother Klaus and sister Anneliese in Munich, Germany. No service by request. Donations to the Vernon and District Hospice Society, 3506 – 27th Avenue, Vernon, B.C. V1T 1S4 would be most appreciated. Arrangements are in the care of Coates Personal Alternative Funeral Services 558-0866.